Definition of sporocyst
2 : a saccular body that is the first asexual reproductive form of a digenetic trematode, develops from a miracidium, and buds off cells from its inner surface which develop into rediae
Origin and Etymology of sporocyst
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1861
Medical Definition of sporocyst
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